Definition of pen-maker in US English:

pen-maker

noun

  • Originally: a person who makes and mends quill pens (now rare). Now usually: a person, machine, or company that manufactures pens.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Robert Hooke (1635–1703), natural philosopher. From pen + maker.

Pronunciation

pen-maker

/ˈpɛnmeɪkə/